The latest findings highlight the importance of raising awareness not only of the increased risk of early death but also of the size of the risk for certain individuals.
Researchers found that a certain fruit extract can delay the onset and reduce the incidence of inflammatory arthritis in mice.
ONE IN two people will develop cancer at some point in their lives. While this is a terrifying prospect, being able to get a prompt diagnosis can increase your chances of battling the disease successfully. Here are the “common” signs that could be pointing to five types of cancer.
The polar vortex engulfing the US has left 21 people dead. Here’s why events like this might be getting more common.
AP The polar vortex swept parts of the US Midwest and East Coast this week, forcing millions of Americans to contend with subzero temperatures. The polar vortex is an area of circulating cold air that rings the planet’s North and South poles. Sometimes that vortex destabilizes, sending surges of Arctic air south. Windchill temperatures were as […]
VITAMIN D deficiency will affect lots of people this winter, as we struggle to get our daily dose of the ‘sunshine vitamin’. Health experts advise everyone take a vitamin D supplement in the winter in order to prevent deficiency. But how do you know if you are deficient? There is one common feeling in the […]
Benzodiazepines, a group of sedatives that include medications like Valium, Xanax and Ativan, have been prescribed for half a century. But when combined with opioids, the results can be lethal.
VITAMIN D deficiency is common during the winter months, as sunlight and daylight hours fall. But how do you know when you need to add more vitamin D-rich foods to your diet? These are the most common symptoms and signs of a deficiency.
LUNG cancer symptoms can be difficult to spot, and may be easily ignored. But you should speak to a doctor if you have any of these warning signs of the deadly disease. Are you at risk of lung cancer?
Four years ago, Lora Ivanova was catching up with her friend Ursula Hessenflow at a Los Angeles cafe. Both women were single at the time, and the conversation quickly turned to dating in L.A. One of the biggest frustrations, the two agreed, was talking about safe sex with someone you’re just getting to know. How […]
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